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Mattia Glauber


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Mattia Glauber

IRCCS Ospedale Galeazzi-Sant’Ambrogio, Milano
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With over 15.000 cases performed, of which 5.000 with a minimally invasive approach, Dr. Mattia Glauber is one of the leading experts worldwide in the minimally invasive and endoscopic surgical treatment of adult heart diseases. Graduated in Pavia (IT) in 1987, he trained in Germany, Switzerland and France. In 1995 he moved to Massa, where in 1999 he became Chief of the Adult Cardiac Surgery Unit and in 2007 he took over the Direction of the Cardio-Thoracic Department of the “Ospedale del Cuore”. Under his leadership, the Institution has achieved more than 1.000 adult heart surgeries and has become an internationally recognized Center of Excellence for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, for training in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery and for scientific publication activity.
In 2014, after fifteen years of practice as Chief Cardiac Surgeon in Massa, he moved to Milan and joined the San Donato Group, where he now directs as Chief Surgeon the Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Dept. of the new “Galeazzi-Santt’Ambrogio” Research and University Hospital.


Dr. Glauber has over 200 scientific publications in indexed journals and is a reviewer of the main cardiac surgery and cardiology scientific journals. He has been Director of the International Master in Cardiac Surgery Innovation at the “Scuola Superiore S. Anna” in Pisa, and is also an International Trainer for other cardiac surgeons worldwide.

2012 - Leonardo da Vinci Award for training excellence of European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery
2011 - Leonardo da Vinci Award for training excellence of European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery
2009 - Cardioteam Foundation Award

Associate Editor for the following international scientific journals: Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery Multi Media Manual
Editorial Board Member of: Innovation, Journal of Cardiac Surgery, Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Reviewer for the following international scientific journals: European Journal of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Disease, Journal of Cardiac Surgery, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Journal of Heart Valve Disease, Innovation, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, American Journal of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Pathology.
Ongoing Supervisor of doctoral theses for Medicine and Surgery degrees at the Medicine Faculty at the Pisa and Firenze Universities, and tutor for specialization courses, research doctorates and PhDs at the Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa.

Other Interests

Cardiac Surgery, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Heart Valve Diseases, Mitral Valve Aortic Valve, Annuloplasty, Aortic Diseases, Aortic Dissection, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Surgical Teaching, Atrial Fibrillation, Endocarditis, Heart Valve Prosthesis, Pacemakers Perfusion, Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Infective, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Hemodynamics.

Practice Area

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Other
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